Meet Emma Breen, Twenty-First Century Music Student
Emma Breen had a choice to make. She was completing her bachelor’s in music at Northwestern University, and she was preparing for graduate study. She had been admitted to the Royal Academy of Music. She had also been admitted to The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.
Eighteenth Annual All-Star Concert Returns to Royce Hall
Photos by Erica Hou ’24, @rix.dothings For a student aspiring to a musical career, the opportunity to perform as a soloist with a symphony orchestra is rare and coveted. Most schools of music limit the opportunities to one or two lucky competition winners.  Not at UCLA. “We prefer to have a musical feast,” said Neal